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    Bruce Babbitt on Western land use: 1993 is the "year of decision'

    Babbitt participates in a number of grazing meetings held around the West.

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    Game farmers corralled

    Washington game farmers sue the state Department of Wildlife for restricting game farming.

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    A big gold mine wants to get bigger

    The Pegasus gold mine plans expansion amid Assiniboine and Gros Ventre tribes' accusations of pollution.

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    New at the Gray Ranch

    The Animas Foundation buys New Mexico's Gray Ranch.

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    Rancher sues rancher

    A letter to the editor of a California paper criticizing range conditions causes a $32,000 libel suit.

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    Phelps Dodge gets a D in mining

    The Phelps Dodge copper mining company is a bad neighbor, report shows.

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    New Mexico begins to regulate a huge mine

    Molycorp in Mew Mexico comes under fire from Concerned Citizens Del Norte for polluting the Red River.

  • Book Reviews

    Babbitt's feast of meetings

    Babbitt sets three public meetings to discuss grazing.

  • News

    Mining reform may hit paydirt in 1993

    Mining reform legislation which could overturn the 1872 Mining Law is introduced in Congress.

  • News

    Grazing fees sink

    Grazing fees drop for the second year in a row.

  • Book Reviews

    Big profits at big price

    Wealthy corporations control, and abuse, a disproportionate amount of available forage according to a National Wildlife Federation report.

  • News

    Calls for reform

    Summitville mine pollution may lead to new reclamation regulations in Colorado.

  • Feature

    The continuing saga of New Mexico's Gray Ranch

    The Nature Conservancy sells the biologically diverse Gray Ranch amidst local concern.

  • Book Reviews

    High on hemp

    A review of The Emperor Wears No Clothes, by hemp crusader Jack Herer.

  • Related Stories

    Tortoises, cattle race toward court

    Wise Use attorney Karen Budd's effort to overturn BLM grazing cutbacks could affect the endangered desert tortoise and the Endangered Species Act.

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